GB 0210 CILRHIW
Cil-rhiw collection of Pembrokeshire deeds,
- 1595-1777 (predominantly 1595-1715) / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Cil-rhiw, Lampeter Velfrey, Pembrokeshire, was the residence of Bertram Wedgewood Allen, who accumulated this collection of deeds. The relation of these deeds to Cil-rhiw is unclear, except that they all relate to properties in the immediate vicinity, in the parishes of Lampeter Velfrey and Crinow, and especially to the Howell family of Lampeter Velfrey.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by Bertram Wedgewood Allen, Cil-rhiw, 1949.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Deeds, 1595-1777, relating to premises in the parishes of Crinow and Lampeter Velfrey, Pembrokeshire.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright regulations apply.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title is based on the domicile of the donor.
Virtua system control number
Genre access points
Description control area
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales
Rules and/or conventions used
Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion
January 2003; edited May 2005
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Cil-rhiw collection of Pembrokeshire deeds; Jones, Francis, Historic Houses of Pembrokeshire and their Families (Newport, Pembrokeshire, 1996).